Johnson on her 110th birthday in 2021
|Birth:||6 November 1911|
Turlock, California, USA
|Age:||110 years, 78 days|
Doris Johnson was born in Turlock, California, USA on 6 November 1911 to Gunnard Emanuel and Anna Marie (née Johnson) Wickstrom. She was the older of two daughters. Her sister's name was Betty Ann.
She married Martin Edward Wedin in 1936. The couple did not have any children. He died in November 1982. She remarried in 1987 to Donald Ernest Johnson, who died in March 2001.
Longevity runs in her family: her maternal grandfather, Erick Johnson, died at the age of 103 and her mother, Anna Marie, died in February 1986, just six weeks shy of her 98th birthday. One of her maternal uncles, Ingvald Johnson, died in November 2001 six months after his 100th birthday.
Johnson currently lives at the Covenant Living of Turlock care home in Turlock, California, USA, at the age of 110 years, 78 days.
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